Claire Ptak

Agent: Antony Topping

Originally from California, Claire Ptak worked as a pastry cook and later pastry chef for Alice Waters at Chez Panisse in Berkeley before moving to London with her husband where she started Violet, selling cakes at Broadway Market since late 2005 to a very loyal following, including the likes of Stella McCartney, Keira Knightley and Jamie Oliver, and now also at her bakery, Violet Cakes, in Dalston.

Claire’s latest book, THE VIOLET BAKERY COOKBOOK, was published by Square Peg in the UK in 2015.


Books by Claire Ptak